Our insane appetite for debt and a ridiculously overpriced property market have pushed mortgage arrears to their highest point in five years. Here’s what to do if you’re suffering mortgage stress.
Tougher rules on credit cards are needed to tackle Australia’s growing personal debt problem.
Millennials are carrying more debt than Gen Xers or baby boomers, with many struggling to pay off their credit cards. Here are five tips to tackle the debt.
A growing number of Australians are one emergency away from financial ruin. With cost of living pressures on the rise, what should you do if you’re going to run out of money before pay day?
Cassandra’s parents went guarantor for a large chunk of her mortgage. Should she pay them back or keep money in offset?
One of the first money lessons I learnt was that it’s not what you earn that counts but what you spend. So it’s time to get off the debt treadmill.
Interest-free periods on credit cards are a hard lesson to learn. If you owe money on your credit card, you don’t get any interest-free days at all.
Helen has just been told she will receive a $250,000-$300,000 inheritance. Paul Clitheroe advises her on how to manage the windfall.